Casino, ‘the Beef Capital’ is located about 30 minutes west of Lismore and is the rural heart of the Far North Coast region. With a population of 10,000 and a diverse rural aspect it offers a great experience for the traveller.
Casino is served by a rail line to Sydney being the end of the North Coast line.
What’s on offer
Visitors to Casino can enjoy a relaxed rural atmosphere with quaint cafes, restaurants and boutique shops.
Throughout the year the town has a number of events, markets every month and show cases of the local produce.
The highlight of the year is Beef Week (which runs over 12 days) and is renowned for celebrating the best that Casino has to offer.
Enjoy the town’s history with a walk along the Heritage Walk.
Looking for something to do?
Visit the Jabiru Geneebinga Wetlands and see exotic birdlife.
Come to Beef week, enjoy the fashion paradses, rodeo, street parade and sample the local produce.
See the Platypus pool
Aboringal rock engravings given a fascinating insight into the traditional culture
Historical buildings and long standing businesses
Natural history in the Jaribu Geneebinga Wetlands
There are several local villages with fascinating histories and attractions for visitors.